Business partner of USSR honorary artist Etush stole $487 thousand by deception
The Investigative Committee has initiated a criminal case over embezzlement.
A criminal case is initiated over embezzlement of 28 million rubles ($487 thousand) from the people’s artist of the USSR Vladimir Etush. The press service of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation in Moscow reports about it.
Thus, according to the representative of the head department Yulia Ivanova, a defendant in the case is the former business partner of Etush, who promised to place savings of the actor in Switzerland, actually, has stolen them.
It is noted that proceedings are initiated under part 4 of Art. 159 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (Swindling).
Meanwhile, as media writes, the crime was committed back in 2013.
In early November 2017, Basmanny Court of Moscow has satisfied the motion brought by the Main Investigations Directorate in the City of Moscow of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation (ICR) and remanded Aleksander Shukyurov, Director of the Capital Renovation Directorate State Budgetary Institution of Moscow, in custody. The head of the institution subordinate to the Department of Capital Renovation of the City of Moscow that had acted as the client in tenders worth dozens of billions of rubles is suspected of swindling on an especially large scale.